Indian crime branch-CID sleuths were on Thursday granted the custody of the Sri Lankan policeman, who was arrested by the Ramanathapuram police for his illegal entry into the country, for four days for questioning to establish his links with the late underworld kingpin Angoda Lokka , who reportedly died in Coimbatore recently. MORE..
18 Sep 2020 (2:48 PM)
Two more novel coronavirus cases have been identified increasing the total number of confirmed cases reported in the country thus far to 3,273. MORE..
17 Sep 2020 (8:52 PM)
The World Bank Group s 2020 Human Capital Index, released today, finds that a child born in Sri Lanka today will be 60 percent as productive when she grows up as compared to if she enjoyed complete education and full health. This is higher than the average for South Asia region and lower middle-income countries. MORE..
18 Sep 2020 (1:40 AM)
Seventeen more individuals infected with COVID-19 have made complete recoveries today (18), says the Ministry of Health. MORE..
18 Sep 2020 (3:16 PM)
Keepers at Norfolk s Banham Zoo were reportedly left devastated by the death of their female Sri Lankan leopard Sariska . MORE..
18 Sep 2020 (12:35 AM)
The person alleged to be the fugitive gangster Maddumage Lasantha Chandana Perera alias Angoda Lokka had died of heart attack in Coimbatore and no foul play was involved in his death, a senior officer of India s CB-CID said on Wednesday based on the findings of the post-mortem, chemical examination and histopathology reports. MORE..
17 Sep 2020 (4:40 PM)